Shiraz University,founded in 1946, is one of the top-tier universities of Iran. It was initially designed by prominent architect, Minoru Yamasaki, who is also famous for designing the World Trade Center.
Shiraz University has the second largest campus in Iran with 16 schools. The initiation of the school of electrical and computer engineering goes back to more than half a century.
Presently, the university has about 630 faculty members, over 18,000 students, with 200 Bachelor s degree programs, 300 Master s degree programs, and 150 Ph.D. programs.